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Blair raring to go with Tigers

13th April 2019, 12:41 by Alex Jack

Melbourne Storm centre Cheyse Blair says he's relishing the prospect of joining up with the Castleford Tigers' squad.

The 27-year-old has signed a three-and-a-half-year contract with the Super League outfit after impressing in the NRL, where he averaged a try every 2.4 matches.

Now set to join up with Daryl Powell's Castleford, Blair is excited to meet his new team-mates and try to help the Tigers secure their first ever Super League crown.

"I am really excited and pumped to be joining the club," added Blair. "I am looking forward to getting over there.

"I know Castleford have the best rugby league community and fans and I can't wait to hear their roar."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Alex Jack is a Yorkshireman with Scottish connections and well versed in a number of sports. A Leeds United supporter, who also enjoys both codes of rugby. Leeds Rhinos is where you can find him in the summer, while Alex is an avid supporter of Scottish rugby union.

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